4″ x 12″ x 1¼” canvas
acrylic, fabric strips, transfers on fabric (words “
STOP POLICE BRUTALITY” and “FUCK”), mirror, numbered tape, wire, nails.
nan genger, 2015
Exhibited in Resistance Culture, Mass College of Art and Design, Student Life Gallery, Jan. 30-Feb 10., 2017, Boston, MA.
The text was based on street graffiti in Ferguson, Missouri and Cambridge, Massachusetts during the community rebellions that followed the acquittal of police for fatal shootings of African Americans in U.S. cities. (See photos.)